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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newry And Mourne
Town
Newry
County
Down
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 24th April 1921
    Attended by: 4th Earl of Kilmorey
  • Dedicated
    Date: 24th April 1921
    Attended by: Reverend Samuel M Hanky
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6084
Current location

St Patrick's Church
Stream Street
Newry
Newry And Mourne
Down
BT35 6BH
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: SB 17484 84384
Denomination: Church of Ireland

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Description
A marble tablet.
Inscription
1914-1919 TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOUR OF THOSE WHO FELL AND SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR / KILLED OR DIED IN SERVICE (Names) SERVED (Names) / THIS MEMORIAL TABLET WAS UNVEILED BY THE RIGHT HON FRANCIS CHARLES 4TH EARL OF KILMOREY DL. CAPTAIN 1ST REGIMENT OF LIFE GUARDS 24TH APRIL 1921 SAMUEL MELVILLE HANKY RECTOR W.R.HENNESSEY R. G. MANN CHURCH WARDENS .
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 132
    Served and returned: 115
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 15mm, height 680mm, width 1220mm
    Materials: Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Select vestries of St Patrick's Church Newry

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